is the co-editor and a chapter author of the second edition of Third Circuit Appellate Practice Manual
, published in August 2010 by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. The manual also features several chapters authored by members of Schnader’s Appellate Practice Group, including the Hon. Arlin Adams
, Hon. Timothy Lewis
, Bruce Merenstein
, Deena Jo Schneider
, Carl Solano
and Paul Titus
The manual covers every aspect of the appellate process and includes chapters on when an appeal should be taken, understanding the record on appeal, the complexities of motions practice, the scope and standards of review on appeal, the significance of precedent and how to identify issues, appellate brief writing, and oral argument. The authors offer practical insight and guidance on what is often a challenging area of practice for even the most experienced attorney. The second edition has revisions to update the law in the manual and includes a searchable CD with the entire text of the manual.